68
      Saturday
      88 / 71
      Sunday
      91 / 73
      Monday
      91 / 74

      Prison population outgrows capacity

      According to the Government Accountability Office, the Bureau of Prisons growth plan is out of step with its intake. Inmate capacity grew by seven percent between 2006 and 2011, but the inmate population grew by 9.5 percent.

      Joe Davidson, Federal Diary columnist for The Washington Post, discussed that and other issues on Capital Insider.